Rio Tinto plc

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Dividend Summary

The next Rio Tinto plc dividend went ex 1 month ago for 221.86p and will be paid tomorrow.
The previous Rio Tinto plc dividend was 119.74p and it went ex 8 months ago and it was paid 7 months ago.
There are typically 2 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 1.6.

Latest Dividends
Summary Previous dividend Next dividend
Status Paid Declared
Type Interim Final
Per share 119.74p 221.86p
Declaration date 13 Dec 2019 (Fri) 07 Jan 2021 (Thu)
Ex-div date 06 Aug 2020 (Thu) 04 Mar 2021 (Thu)
Pay date 17 Sep 2020 (Thu) 15 Apr 2021 (Thu)

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Forecast Accuracy
74%
Our premium tools have predicted Rio Tinto plc with 74% accuracy.
Dividend Yield Today
6.2%
The dividend yield is calculated by dividing the annual dividend payment by the prevailing share price
The table below shows the full dividend history for Rio Tinto plc
Status Type Decl. date Ex-div date Pay date Decl. Currency Forecast amount Decl. amount Accuracy
Forecast Final 04 Dec 2025 05 Mar 2026 16 Apr 2026 GBP Sign up
Forecast Interim 07 Aug 2025 11 Sep 2025 GBP Sign up
Forecast Final 05 Dec 2024 06 Mar 2025 17 Apr 2025 GBP Sign up
Forecast Interim 08 Aug 2024 12 Sep 2024 GBP Sign up
Forecast Final 07 Dec 2023 07 Mar 2024 18 Apr 2024 GBP Sign up
Forecast Interim 10 Aug 2023 14 Sep 2023 GBP Sign up
Forecast Final 08 Dec 2022 02 Mar 2023 13 Apr 2023 GBP Sign up
Forecast Interim 11 Aug 2022 15 Sep 2022 GBP Sign up
Forecast Final 09 Dec 2021 03 Mar 2022 14 Apr 2022 GBP Sign up
Forecast Interim 12 Aug 2021 16 Sep 2021 GBP Sign up
Declared Special 17 Feb 2021 04 Mar 2021 15 Apr 2021 GBP 66.77p
Declared Final 07 Jan 2021 04 Mar 2021 15 Apr 2021 GBP 190p 221.86p 😌
Paid Interim 13 Dec 2019 06 Aug 2020 17 Sep 2020 GBP 139p 119.74p 😏
Paid Final 13 Dec 2019 05 Mar 2020 16 Apr 2020 GBP 176p 177.47p 😄
Paid Special 01 Aug 2019 08 Aug 2019 19 Sep 2019 GBP 49.82p 49.82p 😄
Paid Interim 13 Dec 2018 08 Aug 2019 19 Sep 2019 GBP 123.32p 123.32p 😄
Paid Special 27 Feb 2019 07 Mar 2019 18 Apr 2019 GBP 183.55p
Paid Final 13 Dec 2018 07 Mar 2019 18 Apr 2019 GBP 159p 135.96p 😌
Paid Interim 23 Nov 2017 09 Aug 2018 20 Sep 2018 GBP 120c 96.82p 😌
Paid Final 23 Nov 2017 01 Mar 2018 12 Apr 2018 GBP 125c 129.43p 😃
Paid Interim 09 Jan 2017 10 Aug 2017 21 Sep 2017 GBP 55p 83.13p 😓
Paid Final 09 Jan 2017 23 Feb 2017 06 Apr 2017 GBP 48.91p 100.56p 😖
Paid Interim 08 Feb 2016 11 Aug 2016 22 Sep 2016 GBP 25p 33.8p 😒
Paid Final 08 Feb 2016 25 Feb 2016 07 Apr 2016 GBP 74.21p
Paid Interim 13 Jan 2015 13 Aug 2015 10 Sep 2015 GBP 68.92p
Paid Final 13 Jan 2015 05 Mar 2015 09 Apr 2015 GBP 77.98p
Paid Interim 15 Jan 2014 13 Aug 2014 11 Sep 2014 GBP 56.9p
Paid Final 15 Jan 2014 05 Mar 2014 10 Apr 2014 GBP 65.82p
Paid Interim 14 Aug 2013 12 Sep 2013 GBP 54.28p
Paid Final 06 Mar 2013 11 Apr 2013 GBP 60.34p
Paid Interim 15 Aug 2012 13 Sep 2012 GBP 46.43p
Paid Interim 10 Aug 2011 08 Sep 2011 GBP 33.14p
Paid Final 02 Mar 2011 31 Mar 2011 GBP 39.14p
Paid Interim 11 Aug 2010 09 Sep 2010 GBP 28.21p
Paid Final 31 Dec 2009 31 Dec 2009 GBP 28.84p
Paid Final 31 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2008 GBP 82.54p
Paid Final 31 Dec 2007 31 Dec 2007 GBP 68.72p
Paid Final 31 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2006 GBP 54.05p
Year Amount Change
2006 54.05p
2007 68.72p
27.1%
2008 82.54p
20.1%
2009 28.84p
-65.1%
2010 67.35p
133.5%
2011 33.14p
-50.8%
2012 106.77p
222.2%
2013 120.1p
12.5%
2014 134.88p
12.3%
2015 143.13p
6.1%
2016 134.36p
-6.1%
2017 212.56p
58.2%
2018 232.78p
9.5%
2019 300.79p
29.2%
2020 341.6p
13.6%
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Rio Tinto plc Optimized Dividend Chart

The chart below shows the optimized dividends for this security over a rolling 12-month period.
Dividend Yield Today
6.2%
Optimized Yield
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52 Week High
10.9% on 04 May 2020
52 Week Low
5.7% on 08 March 2021
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About Rio Tinto plc

Mining giant Rio Tinto may be UK-based, but its operations make it truly a global company. The group has a solid reputation, mining aluminium, copper, gold, diamond, iron and lead. The majority of earnings come from the base metal side of the group. Currencies are a big influence of earnings each year.

Sector
Mining
Country
United Kingdom
Share Price
£57.01 (yesterday's closing price)
Shares in Issue
1,458 million
Market Cap
£83.1bn
Dividend Cover
How many times is the dividend covered by company income. A cover of 1 means all income is paid out in dividends
1.6
CADI
The Consecutive Annual Dividend Increases - the number of years this company has been increasing its dividends
4
Market Indices
S&P Global 100, FTSE Eurotop 100, STOXX600, FTSE 350, FTSE 100, CBOE 350, CBOE 100, BBC Global 30
Home Page URL
http://www.riotinto.com/
Investor Relations URL
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